For KPFA: massage by Mark Lichtenberger

January 26th, 2015

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Mark Lichtenberger has donated two Lom Lomi (Hawaiian style) massages to the KPFA marathon!

Mark is a certified massage therapist with the state of California. He has over 650 hours of classroom and clinical training and 10 years experience at making people feel good. Mark specializes in Lomi Lomi, Hawaiian massage, utilizing a mixture of techniques, he delivers a massage unlike others. His clients continuously rave about his unique work.

Yours for a $100 donation. The massage will take place in Santa Rosa CA. First two donors who step up get ‘em! Email me.

KPFA Auction update

January 25th, 2015

CURRENT BIDS for the KPFA auction
Last update 3:30pm PST Tue 1/27
DO NOT POST BIDS HERE! – post in the comments section of each item.

Photo by Jim Marshall (Jerry Garcia and Eric Clapton): $500
Jerry Garcia Bobblehead: $100
Postcards of the Hanging w/ bonus disc: $60
Photo by Jim Marshall (Phil Lesh on Haight Street): $200
Photo by Stu Levy (Jerry Garcia 12/31/78): $200
Poster by Kelley and Greene: $200
Photo by Bob Minkin (Jerry Garcia 5/2/87): $222
Photo by Jim Marshall (Jerry Garcia “Dead End”): $300
Laminated pass (Summer 1991): $300
Laminated pass (Fall 1994-Winter 1995): $100
Laminated pass (Summer 1995): $80
Photo of Jerry Garcia 1988 by Marc Franklin: $125
Photo by Bruce Polonsky (Phil Lesh 5/12/74): $50

Click through and place your bids in the comments section of each item.

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time.
Proceeds go to KPFA listener-sponsored radio and the home of Dead to the World (Wednesdays 8-10pm Pacific). Thank you!!

KPFA Grateful Dead marathon, auction, and garage sale

January 25th, 2015

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

Hosts: David Gans and Tim Lynch

  • Rare unreleased Grateful Dead (and related) music!
  • Bill Kreutzmann’s Trypto Band
  • Live music by the T Sisters
  • Highlights from live performances broadcast on Dead to the World!

We’re running an auction right now (bidding closes the day after the marthon: Sun Feb 1 at noon PT). Click here to see a list of all the items – photos, backstage passes, a Jerry Garcia bobblehead, etc. Place your bids in the comments section of each item.

And I’m having a “garage sale” of items left over from previous fund-raisers. Click here for a list of those items. If you see something you like, contact me and I’ll set it aside for you.

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T-shirt designed and produced by Scott “Papa” Lindsey, available in Black or Chamois

Coffee provided by Grateful Beans and Leaves
Chocolate provided by Lillie Belle Farms

Thanks for your help! Papa Lindsey, Sandy Hall, Molly Foehl, Phil Osegueda, Sandy Sonnenfelt, Stuart Steinhardt, Brooke Caputo, Tony Ferro, James Schnitzen, Quincy McCoy, Laura Prives, Jeff Shepherd, Rick Hackett and Meredith Melville, Jack’s Oyster Bar and Seafood House, Bocanova, Gary Lambert, SiriusXM’s Grateful Dead Channel, Una Toibin, Mark Lichtenberger, Chef Jeff Rosen

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1375

January 25th, 2015

Week of January 26, 2015

Part 1 29:17
Grateful Dead 12/5/71 Felt Forum, New York NY
DARK STAR->
ME AND MY UNCLE->
DARK STAR->
SITTIN’ ON TOP OF THE WORLD

Part 2 26:24
Grateful Dead, So Many Roads (1965-1995)
CAN’T COME DOWN
THAT’S IT FOR THE OTHER ONE

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. In a loving gesture dedicated to New York City nightclub Wetlands Preserve, Garcia’s hosts DeadCenter, a weekly Grateful Dead tribute night. On January 28, tribute band Terrapin will perform authentic Grateful Dead renditions. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

[Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from] Fare Thee Well, celebrating 50 years of Grateful Dead July 3, 4, and 5 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Bob, Phil, Bill and Mickey will be joined by Trey Anastasio, Bruce Hornsby, and Jeff Chimenti. Information on a variety of ticket packages can be found at dead50.net.

Auction item: Photo by Marc Franklin

January 24th, 2015

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Photo of Jerry Garcia 1988 by Marc Franklin. 11×14″ archival print, signed by the photographer.

Stuart Steinhardt says: “Sandy and I have a copy of this photo. That’s where David saw it. Marc takes some very intimate, direct portraits. It is a very fine photograph, definitely worth more that the opening bid.”

Auction to benefit KPFA listener-sponsored radio. Bidding starts at $100.00. Post your bid in the comments section below and check back often!

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time. Proceeds go to KPFA.

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

Auction item: Postcards of the Hanging

January 23rd, 2015

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Postcards of the Hanging: Grateful Dead Perform the Songs of Bob Dylan – limited edition with bonus disc. Sealed!

Auction to benefit KPFA listener-sponsored radio. Bidding starts at $50.00. Post your bid in the comments section below and check back often!

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time. Proceeds go to KPFA.

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

KPFA auction and garage sale update

January 22nd, 2015

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

Right now we’re running an auction to benefit KPFA listener-sponsored radio. Photos, backstage passes, a Jerry Garcia bobblehead! Here is a list of all the items and their current bids. Post your bid in the comments section below each item and check back often!

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time. Proceeds go to KPFA.

“GARAGE SALE”
I have the following items (left over from previous fund drives) for sale, proceeds to benefit KPFA.

For a donation of $25 each:

3 – GarciaLive vol 3 – Legion of Mary 12/74
1 – GarciaLive vol 4 – JGB 3/22/78

2 – Move Me Brightly – DVD
1 – Move Me Brightly – Blu-Ray

2 – Van Morrison, Mooondance (Expanded Edition) – 2 CDs

?? – Best of the Grateful Dead Hour

?? – Grateful Dead Documentary – 1 CD. Produced in 1969 for KSAN released on CD in 2001 as a bonus disc

MORE ITEMS (asking a higher donation):

NEW ITEM: 1 – Formerly the Warlocks boxed set (sealed in wooden box) – $150
1 – Sunshine Daydream (8/27/72) – 3 CDs + DVD – $50
2 – Sunshine Daydream (8/27/72) – 3 CDs + Blu-Ray, deluxe pkg – $75

Email me ASAP to let me know which items you want and I’ll put your name on ‘em.

Make check payable to KPFA and send to: Truth and Fun, Inc., 484 Lake Park Ave. #102, Oakland CA 94610-2730

Remember: the KPFA Grateful Dead Marathon is SATURDAY, January 31, 9am to 1am Pacific Time. Streaming on kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

Auction item: Photo by Stu Levy

January 21st, 2015

Jerry Garcia - Closing of Winterland (Stu Levy)

Photo of Jerry Garcia 12/31/78 by Stu Levy. Approx. 8×7″ archival pigment print.

(Check out this wonderful grid portrait by Stu!)

Auction to benefit KPFA listener-sponsored radio. Bidding starts at $100.00. Post your bid in the comments section below and check back often!

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time. Proceeds go to KPFA.

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net

Dead to the World 1/21/15

January 21st, 2015

Mississippi Halfstep
Mexicali Blues->
Big River
Candyman
It’s All Over Now
Brown-Eyed Women
Beat It on Down the Line
Friend of the Devil
Lazy Lightnin’->
Supplication
Grateful Dead 1/13/78 Arlington Theater, Santa Barbara CA

WilliePoor Man’s Whiskey, Dark Side of the Moonshine
Ghosts of the Inland SeaHouston Jones, Jericho
RippleAlice Di Micele, Swim
Full BellyMadeline Tasquin live in the KPFA studio
Idle No MoreMadeline Tasquin (unreleased)

Auction item: Poster by Kelley and Greene

January 21st, 2015

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Poster by Alton Kelley, photo by Herb Greene, donated by Tom Stack. (Numbered #180 of a limited edition of 500.)

Auction to benefit KPFA listener-sponsored radio. Bidding starts at $100.00. Post your bid in the comments section below and check back often!

Auction ends Sunday, February 1, 2015, at noon Pacific time. Proceeds go to KPFA.

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead marathon is Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9am to 1am Pacific time. Broadcast live on KPFA 94.1 fm in Berkeley and streaming online at kpfa.org, nugs.net, and gdradio.net